I – Todd Wong – am MCing the Ricepaper Christmas party and new issue launch!
Leanne Riding is co-president and Tzhe Lam is also on the ACWW board.
Ricepaper Magazine is also a recipient of the Gung Haggis Fat Choy Robbie Burns Chinese New Year Dinner.
Great Fun with poetry readings and my favorite Scottish born Chinese-Canadian poet Fiona Tin Wei Lam. All are invited!
Come and celebrate the issue launch of 14.4: the Gender issue with the staff and contributors of Ricepaper Magazine, your favourite Asian-Canadian arts and culture literary magazine.
Ricepaper Magazine and Friends
Saturday, 12 December 2009
7pm to 11:30pm
Rhizome Cafe, Kingsway and Broadway
317 Broadway East
The night includes:
– readings by Ray Hsu, Fiona Tinwei Lam, and Harmony Ho
– live music by Cary Pratt of Prairie Cat (Fuzzy Logic Records) http://www.myspace.com/prairiecat
– raffle prize draw for fabulous prizes (to be announced later). All raffle proceeds will be going to the Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society.
Admission is by donation (no one turned away for lack of funds): $10-$20 ($10+ includes a copy of the Gender issue, $20+ includes a 1 year subscription). Besides enjoying an evening of lively entertainment and a copy of the magazine, your $10-20 donation also helps to support the next issue.
Rhizome Café has food and drink available for purchase throughout the night and is fully licensed.
Please forward this invite and bring your friends! More details to come this week!